Cox Hallett Wilkinson


Cumberland House, 9th Floor, 1 Victoria St
PO Box HM 1561
Hamilton HM

+441 295 4630

+441 292 7880

Key contacts:

Managing Director: Ernest Morrison

Quick facts:

Total number of partners: 4
Total number of lawyers: 8
Network memberships: Meritas

Cox Hallett Wilkinson Limited (“CHW”) is one of Bermuda’s leading commercial law firms and provides an extensive range of legal services to a diverse local and international clientele, focusing primarily on corporate and commercial, litigation and dispute resolution, private client, estate planning, real estate and intellectual property related matters in a practical, cost effective and timely manner.  Our business approach is to provide a high standard of professional advice delivered by a core team of attorneys and to develop close working and, in many cases, long-standing relationships with our clients and overseas counsel around the globe.  

Its affiliated company, Coson Corporate Services Limited (“Coson”), a licensed corporate service provider regulated by the Bermuda Monetary Authority, provides corporate administration services to a variety of local and exempted companies, including those in the insurance, reinsurance, mutual funds, investment holdings, international trade, shipping and aviation industries. Coson also offers a full range of administrative services to local and exempted partnerships and LLCs established in Bermuda.

CHW is also affiliated with State House Trust Company Limited, a licensed trust company regulated by the Bermuda Monetary Authority, providing trustee and related private client services.


CHW is a member of the Meritas international law firm network, a global alliance of more than 183 independent law firms spanning over 86 countries.  Meritas members provide high quality legal services worldwide and work together to provide clients with a local legal partner with in depth international resources.  All Meritas members must consistently meet quality standards and a stringent code of ethics and are required to participate in ongoing recertification and client satisfaction evaluations.

Corporate and Commercial
Ernest Morrison
Tel: +1 441 294 1503

Craig Rothwell
Tel: +1 441 294 1533

Private Client and Real Estate
Lorren Wilson
Tel: +1 441 295 4630

Intellectual Property
Jennifer Hedges
Tel: +1 441 294 1531

State House Trust Company Limited
George (Lenny) Hassell
Tel: +1 441 294 1532

Coson Corporate Services Limited
Theresa Grant
Tel: +1 441 294 1516

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